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1/21/18

Suffering in Silence – Ten Most Underreported Humanitarian Crises in 2017

Natural disasters and conflicts make headlines — yet with the highest number of refugees since World War II and with an uptick and intensification of natural disasters in the past years, many Read More

6/1/16

Peru: Coming together to improve Nutrition

It was a perfect April morning in Puno, Peru, sunshine covering every inch of earth in sight. Standing atop a hill in a small district of Huancané, I took it all in. Encircled by indigenous women Read More

3/9/16

Leading the Charge: Supporting Powerful Women in the Fight Against Hunger and Climate Change

Earlier this week, the US showed that it’s ready to help lead in the fight against climate change, making its first contribution of $500 million to the Green Climate Fund. And it couldn’t have Read More

Students in Haiti Wash Their Hands Before Lunch
6/22/15

Lunches Save Lives

The kids here wash their hands before lunch like they’re scrubbing in for surgery, washing up to the elbows, under the nails, and between the fingers.  It makes sense: 13 kids in Rio Onde Latine Read More

Jean Gislene Cooking School Lunch
6/18/15

Jean Gislene is on the Move

Jean Gislene is a woman who is going places, and she’s taking her whole community with her.  She’s got big plans to buy some more land (she was already able to purchase some—a big feat in a Read More

Nan Iakou VSLA Distribution Ceremony
6/17/15

Little By Little

When’s the last time you threw a party to commemorate a withdrawal from your savings account?  Composed a song to celebrate your banking system? Invited the whole community for drinks and dancing Read More

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12/15/14

2014: A Dire Year for Syrian Refugees

CARE aid worker Johanna Mitscherlich looks back on 12 months of working with Syrian refugees – and pays tribute to their resilience and the small acts of humanity that can make a big Read More

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4/25/14

South Sudan: Aid Effort Claws its Way Forward Amid Mud, Uncertainty

BENTIU, South Sudan – “It is still tense here after last week’s heavy fighting, but there is some movement in the streets. The situation of the displaced people who are sheltering inside the UN Read More

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2/4/13

My visit with CARE Peru Part 2: Guayacondo

By Amy Brenneman

In December, actress Amy Brenneman traveled to Peru with her family and CARE to visit the women and families benefitting from CARE's maternal and child health and child Read More

9/20/10

From the Big Easy to the Big Apple

From the Big Easy to the Big Apple:Local to Global Impacts of Climate Change

I just arrived in Read More

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